Officers Profile

Deatils of Senior Officer Profile

SRI P Venkata Ramana

Director, Fire Services
Civil Defence Training Institute
Ad.DFE (NFSC, Nagpur), G.I.Fire E., IFE (INDIA & UK)
E-mail :
Mobile : 9849906390
Address : Vijayawada


Sri P.V. Ramana, Msc., LLB.,.,

Ad.DFE (NFSC, Nagpur), G.I.Fire E., IFE (INDIA & UK)

Director Fire services, Civil Defense Training Institute,

Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Response & Fire Services

Mobile No.                   : 9849906390

Landline                      : 0866-2570101

E-Mail                          :

Sri P.V. Ramana is a 1998 Batch Group -1 officer. In his illustrative career of 22 years, he has held various positions in A.P. State Disaster Response & Fire Services Department. He joined as Divisional Fire Officer and worked in Krishna, Visakhapatnam & Hyderabad districts. On promotion as Regional Fire Officer in 2008, he has supervised Southern Region consisting of 7 districts. Later in 2013, he was promoted as Additional Director and deputed to Fire Prevention Wing, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation where he has spearheaded Fire Prevention in GHMC in addition to the various assignments given by Commissioner, GHMC. In 2016, he was repatriated to Department and held the position of Additional Director Fire Services at Vijayawada. On his promotion, on Feb 1st 2020, he took charge as Director of A.P. Fire Services and Civil Defence Training Institute.

Sri P.V. Ramana is a recipient of ‘Andhra Pradesh State Uttama Seva Pathakam (2020)’ and ‘Andhra Pradesh Seva Pathakam (2013)’ from Government of Andhra Pradesh.

He is the only officer from A.P. Fire Services Department to attend the interview conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for the Select List of 2017 for selection of Non-State Civil Service Officers to the IAS of Andhra Pradesh Cadre.


  • He is a Group I officer of 1998 batch from Andhra Pradesh. He was appointed as Divisional Fire officer in the Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Response & Fire Services by Direct Recruitment under Group I services through Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission on 20.04.1998.
  • In his illustrative career of 22 years, he has attended many Major Fire and Rescue Calls and utilized the technical Knowledge and experience gained in the Department for the advantage of the state. His immediate response and extremely efficient handling of the resources while supervising stand by duties, conduct of fire fighting and rescue operations have resulted in saving properties of worth Rs.2,200 crores and saving more than 885 human lives.
  • He has Successfully supervised Fire Prevention and Protection arrangements related to many
    • National & International events including VVIP visits such as visit of His Excellency President of India and Hon’ble Prime Minister of India visit to SHAR for launching of PSLV and GSLV at Sriharikota, SPSR Nellore.
    • President fleet Review by Hon’ble president Sri A.P.J.Abdul Kalam at R.K Beach Visakhapatnam, Tirumala – Tirupathi Bramhostavamas.
    • 11th Meeting of the Conference of Parties (COP -11) to the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) at Hyderabad.
    • 4th World Telugu Conference at Tirupati.
    • World Conference at Puttaparthy on the eve of 83rd birthday of His Holiness Sri Satya Sai Baba.
    • 4th CISM Military World Games at Hyderabad.
    • 10th Metro Polis World Congress at Hyderabad.
  • He has Effective Resource Management skills and coordinated rescue and relief operations in the low-lying areas of Kurnool town, boat- capsizing incidents in Krishna and Godavari rivers saved more than 300 human Lives.
  • Instrumental for establishment of the following in the Fire department
    • Conducted Independence Day Parade-2008 and Republic Day Parade-2009 as a Fire Department Contingent Commandant at Gymkhana parade ground, Hyderabad.
    • In recognition of his Service rendered in the Department for Initiating of paperless office, digitalization of records and Implementation of e-Office effectively the government has selected and given training on Digital Transformation in Public Governance by India School of Business, Hyderabad (ISB).
    • He is an e-Pragati champion in the State Government prestigious initiative “e- Pragati core” with an objective of offering document less government services, e- Pragati Core is a one stop access point to all of the 780 government service in the state.
      • Invisible Government, Visible Governance.
      • One Government – Citizen Centric.



  • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation by Sri N. Kiran Kumar Reddy Hon’ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad for contribution in making the conference of parties (COP-11) a remarkable success.
  • Awarded with Seva Pathakam by the State Government on the eve of Ugadi Telugu New Year Day on 11-04-2013 in recognition of outstanding work done.
  • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation by the Director General, State Disaster Response and Fire Services, AP in recognition of hard work, dedication and instrumental in standardization and streamlining of procedures through online for end users in seamless and hazel free as a part of “ Ease of Doing Business” with efforts the State of Andhra Pradesh in No. 1, place during the year 2018.
  • Awarded with Certificate of appreciation by Sri. Dr. B. Janardhana Reddy, I.A.S commissioner of GHMC, Hyderabad in recognition of Hard Work, Dedication and commitment in GHMC, and ability to create Building Environment and accomplish whatever tasks assigned in a time bound manner.
  • 5 times recipient of Certificate of Appreciation from Director General Fire and Emergency Response and Fire Services., A.P., Hyderabad for dedicated hard work, devotion to duty and sincerity in supervising the Rescue and relief operations in Kurnool, supervising the work of Chief Minister’s Review Meeting, organizing the 11th meeting of the conference of Parties (COP-II) to the convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) at Hyderabad and 4th World Telugu Conference in Tirupati.
  • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation for display of sincere dedication and devotion towards the duty during the 4th CISM Military World Games 2007 held at Hyderabad.
  • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation by the Director General, State Disaster Response and Fire Services, AP in recognition of excellent work and courageous efforts towards the successful completion of the construction of A.P. Fire Services & Civil Defence Training Institute, Sattenapalli.

Letter of Commendations:

  • Received a letter of Commendation by the Director General, Fire and Emergency Response and Fire Service., A.P., Hyderabad for dedicated hard work, devotion to duty and sincerity displayed in Supervising and making arrangements for the training of new recruited 1186 Fireman in Andhra Pradesh, Fire Service Training Institute and other three Regional Training Centers at Bangalore, GMR Raxa Academy and Ongole.
  • Awarded with Letter of Commendation by Sri Bontu Rama Mohan, Mayor, GHMC, Hyderabad in recognition of Hard Work and Devotion to duty and sincerity displayed in supervising and making General Elections and local body elections and actively involved in supervising various activities in GHMC.


  • Foundation Training Programme for Group -1 Services  MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Responsive Administration in Government           MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Vision-2020-Good Governance and Citizens Charter MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Refresher Course for Gazetted Officer                              MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Disciplinary and Vigilance Procedures DTC, Machilipatnam.
  • Public Relation and Responsive Behaviour MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • People’s Participation and Smart Governance MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Incident Command system MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • Self- Leadership MCRHRDI, Hyderabad.
  • E-governance project Life Cycle                   APHRDI, Bapatla, Guntur.


Post Graduate  Diploma

(Systems Management)

 National Institute of Information Technology


Advanced Diploma      

(Fire engineering)                 

National fire Service College, Nagpur.

Breathing Apparatus Course                 

Drager Safety UK Ltd., New Castle, UK

Training in Usage  & Maintenance  

of Hydraulic Platform (Sky lift)       

Branto Skylift Center, Finland 

Collapsed Structure Search & Rescue

And Medical first Responder course

Fire Services college, Moreton-in-Marsh, Uk

Certificate Course

(Civil Defence & Disaster Management)

Civil Defence & Disaster Management Institute, Hyderabad

Certificate Course

(Natural Disaster Management)

National Industrial Security Academy, C.I.S.F, Hyderabad

Certificate Course             

(Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Disasters)

National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi

Certificate  Course (e-Pragati)

(Digital Transformation in Public Governance).

Govt., A.P & Indian School of Business, Hyderabad